Trump: Civilian government employees won't receive raises in 2019

4:10 PM ET Thu, 30 Aug 2018

President Donald Trump said Thursday that civilian employees of the federal government will not receive raises in 2019. "I have determined that for 2019, both across the board pay increases and locality pay increases will be set at zero," the president said in a letter addressed to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and released by the White House.